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[IP] Re: Fwd: RE: SugarTrac

> Here's the reply from the SugarTrac guy. He mined our email addresses from 
> the Physicians Reference page. Maybe we should consider masking the email 
> addresses to non-members.
> Sam
>  >Reply-To: Buzz Communications <email @ redacted>
>  >From: email @ redacted
>  >To: Sam <email @ redacted>
>  >CC:
>  >Subject: RE: SugarTrac
>  >Date: 10 Sep 2001 19:00:57 -0800
>  >X-Mailer: NeoPlanet Version:
>  >X-ID: 0BD0F684097B46DC82CCF4EC69D98F92
>  >X-Brand: NeoPlanet
>  >X-Build: 1606
>  >
>  >
>  >> I am an administrator for a very large email listserv dedicated to people
>  >> who are interested in insulin pumping. We have recently started getting
>  >> complaints from a large number of members that they have gotten a message
>  >> similar to the one below from you. Some members have never used their 
> email
>  >> address for anything other than our list. We are wondering how you 
> obtained
>  >> the email addresses of our members. Our membership list is closed and use
>  >> of any information for commercial purposes if strictly prohibited.
>  >
>  >Sam,
>  >I'm sorry if I've broken rules. Gee..I was cruising the net looking for more
>  >diabetic folks and make them aware of SugarTrac, and came across a page ...
>  >Insulin Pumpers (Insulin Pumpers Physician Referral). I found a long list of
>  >doctors and comments made by folks who are obviously people with diabetes
>  >(judging from their comments). Also included were their email addresses.
>  >After reading what some of these people had to say, I emailed them.
>  >
>  >I thought I was doing them a good turn. I'm truly sorry to have offended
>  >them or you. I haven't kept any of the names, just a one time mailing to let
>  >them know that something good is on the horizon. I believe in this company
>  >and am donating a lot of my time to inform as many folks as possible that a
>  >pain-free monitor will soon be available.
>  >
>  >I hope that you can see from my message to your people that I only wish for
>  >them to see what SugarTrac is all about. I'm so sorry to have bothered these
>  >folks. How can I make amends to you.
>  >
>  >Larry
>  >> 
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